In Her Place

Pub Date : 1999 | Author : Katharine T. Corbett | Publisher : Missouri History Museum

ISBN 10 : 1883982308
ISBN 13 : 9781883982300

This new addition to the popular guidebook series explores women's experiences and the impact of their activities on the history and landscape of St. Louis. When the city was found..

Notable Black American Women

Pub Date : 1996 | Author : Jessie Carney Smith | Publisher : VNR AG

ISBN 10 : 0810391775
ISBN 13 : 9780810391772

Provides brief biographies of business executives, writers, journalists, lawyers, physicians, actresses, singers, musicians, artists, educators, religious leaders, civil rights act..

Getting Played

Pub Date : 2008-03-01 | Author : Jody Miller | Publisher : NYU Press

ISBN 10 : 0814756972
ISBN 13 : 9780814756973

"Sexual harassment, sexual assault, dating violence, and even gang rape are not uncommon experiences for many African American girls living in poor urban neighborhoods. In Getting ..

Organizing Black America

Pub Date : 2013-05-13 | Author : Nina Mjagkij | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781135581237
ISBN 13 : 1135581231

With information on over 500 organizations, their founders and membership, this unique encyclopedia is an invaluable resource on the history of African-American activism. Entries o..